healthcare

Story of Stents in India

Healthcare is one of the emerging sectors in India but the cost for the common man is a point of concern. Very recently the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has decided to cap prices of coronary stents. The costs are expected to reduce between 30% to 80%. In July 2016, Government of India had initiated a step to include the stents (tiny wire mesh tubes used widely by surgeons to